senate Bill S5749A

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Relates to granting certain individuals youthful offender status or young adult offender status; repealer

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jan 05, 2022 referred to codes
May 14, 2021 print number 5749a
May 14, 2021 amend (t) and recommit to codes
Mar 17, 2021 referred to codes

S5749 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3536
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §720.15 sub 3, amd CP L, generally; amd §§60.00, 60.02, 80.00 & 80.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A8381

S5749 - Summary

Relates to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; adds a new category of individuals eligible for young adult offender status; provides for process and sentencing requirements related to such statuses.

S5749 - Sponsor Memo

S5749 - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   5749
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              March 17, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Codes
 
 AN ACT to amend the  criminal  procedure  law  and  the  penal  law,  in
   relation  to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; to
   add a new category of individuals eligible for  young  adult  offender
   status  and first offender status; and to repeal certain provisions of
   the criminal procedure law relating thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section 720.10 of the criminal procedure law, as added by
 chapter 981 of the laws of 1971, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 411
 of the laws of 1979, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 416 of the laws
 of 1986, paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 316 of the
 laws of 2006, subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 264  of  the  laws  of
 2003,  and  subdivisions  4, 5 and 6 as renumbered by chapter 481 of the
 laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
 § 720.10 Youthful offender procedure; definition of terms.
   As used in this article, the following terms have the following  mean-
 ings:
   1.  ["Youth"]  "ELIGIBLE  YOUTH"  means  a person charged with a crime
 alleged to have been committed when he OR SHE was at least sixteen years
 old and less than nineteen years old or a person charged  with  being  a
 juvenile offender as defined in subdivision forty-two of section 1.20 of
 this chapter.
   2.  ["Eligible  youth"  means  a  youth  who is eligible to be found a
 youthful offender. Every youth is so eligible unless:
   (a) the conviction to be replaced by a youthful  offender  finding  is
 for  (i)  a  class  A-I or class A-II felony, or (ii) an armed felony as
 defined in subdivision forty-one of section 1.20, except as provided  in
 subdivision  three,  or  (iii) rape in the first degree, criminal sexual

  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                            LBD07666-01-1

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S5749A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3536
Current Committee:
Senate Codes
Law Section:
Criminal Procedure Law
Laws Affected:
Rpld §720.15 sub 3, amd CP L, generally; amd §§60.00, 60.02, 80.00 & 80.05, Pen L
Versions Introduced in 2019-2020 Legislative Session:
A8381

S5749A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to granting certain individuals youthful offender status; adds a new category of individuals eligible for young adult offender status; provides for process and sentencing requirements related to such statuses.

S5749A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5749A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                  5749--A
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              March 17, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen.  MYRIE  -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be  committed  to  the  Committee  on  Codes  --  committee
   discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted
   to said committee
 
 AN  ACT  to  amend  the  criminal  procedure  law  and the penal law, in
   relation to granting certain individuals youthful offender status;  to
   add  a  new  category of individuals eligible for young adult offender
   status; and to repeal certain provisions of the criminal procedure law
   relating thereto
 
   THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
 BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
 
   Section  1.  Section 720.10 of the criminal procedure law, as added by
 chapter 981 of the laws of 1971, subdivision 1 as amended by chapter 411
 of the laws of 1979, subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 416 of the laws
 of 1986, paragraph (a) of subdivision 2 as amended by chapter 316 of the
 laws of 2006, subdivision 3 as amended by chapter 264  of  the  laws  of
 2003,  and  subdivisions  4, 5 and 6 as renumbered by chapter 481 of the
 laws of 1978, is amended to read as follows:
 § 720.10 Youthful offender procedure; definition of terms.
   As used in this article, the following terms have the following  mean-
 ings:
   1.  "Youth"  means  a person charged with a crime alleged to have been
 committed when he OR SHE was at least sixteen years old  and  less  than
 nineteen years old or a person charged with being a juvenile offender as
 defined in subdivision forty-two of section 1.20 of this chapter.
   2. "Eligible youth" means a youth who is eligible to be found a youth-
 ful offender. Every youth is so eligible unless:
   (a)  the  conviction  to be replaced by a youthful offender finding is
 for (i) a class A-I or class A-II felony, or (ii) [an  armed  felony  as
 defined  in subdivision forty-one of section 1.20, except as provided in
 subdivision three, or (iii)] rape in the first degree,  criminal  sexual
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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